Suppliers in the Services category

Our directory covers most of the services and products you might be looking for in planning your wedding, however there are many other services that you should be aware of to help you make your special day just perfect.

Here are many wedding service providers based in Essex from places like Colchester, Harlow, Southend, Chelmsford, Grays, Braintree and Clacton, whom you might want to get in touch with...

Don't forget to mention An Essex Wedding magazine when contacting a wedding service supplier.

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Amanda Wheal Celebrant

Amanda Wheal Celebrant

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So, you want a one in a million ceremony, totally unique, written especially for you, and one that will be talked about for a long time for all the right reasons. Then you’ve come to the right place.

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Beautiful You

Beautiful You

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Sam is a Professionally Trained Makeup Artist with over 20 year’s experience in the Make Up Industry and is particularly sought after for her Wedding Makeup. Collaborating on many photo shoots including features in and Many bridal magazines.

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Carol Cranfield Celebrant

Carol Cranfield Celebrant

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How exciting a wedding to plan for! I love to help couples ensure your wedding ceremony is bespoke to you and reflects your personalities.

I love my job, and it would be a pleasure to work closely with you to develop what you would like to evolve for your special occasion.

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Erin Kelly Bridal

Erin Kelly Bridal

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Kelly Hull founded Erin Kelly Bridal in 2019 following a 25+ year career in fashion and retail. Drawing from her experience when looking for the dream dress, Kelly has created a welcoming space that gives brides the full experience.

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Farrar & Tanner

Farrar & Tanner

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Personalised Wedding Gifts

Memorable presents for bride and groom.

Farrar & Tanner offer a wide range of beautiful, stylish, and thoughtful wedding gifts - many handcrafted, and all high-quality. From gift boxed fine wines and Champagnes to sleek, modern homeware and hand-blown glasses, selecting a delightful gift to spoil your favourite couple on their big day is easy. Most items can be personalised with a name, date, or special message too - creating wonderful memories that last a lifetime.

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Full Focus Weddings

Full Focus Weddings

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Your wedding day is closing in, and you want to capture the magic and memories forever. You want to combine the story of your day with a beautiful work of art that you can treasure forever and share with family and friends with pride.

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Lightning Video Disco

Lightning Video Disco

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Lightning Video Disco is one of the largest independent operators of mobile disco and karaoke entertainment in the south of England. With over 15 years experience in the entertainment business, Lightning Video Disco are not just DJs, we’re the professional party makers – we provide the best entertainment for any occasion in any location.

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Par4

Par4

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Top brands are in elegant personalisation for corporate business, that we have chosen as the best choice by far, for service too. They can provide this service for you as part of our gifting choices, no matter which service you use.

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The Only Way is Gin

The Only Way is Gin

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Premium in taste with an understated flamboyance. Natural botanicals, including poppy seeds from the county flower, are carefully selected to produce a smooth and sophisticated dry gin. This is a gin that is handcrafted in small batches and bursting with Essex spirit.

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Your Private Chefs

Your Private Chefs

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"Your Private Chefs"
"Bespoke wedding catering & bar hire"

Enjoy a stress free catering package from a team of Michelin trained chefs, for your bespoke wedding.

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